Spacious two-bedroom house, arranged on two floors, with a separate lounge, well-equipped kitchen-diner, two shower rooms and a large shaded dining terrace with beautiful views across the valley.
Cosy one-bedroom, first-floor apartment with a large bedroom, walk-in closet, shower room, small balcony and lovely views. Traditional chestnut beams and terracotta floors throughout.
Two-bedroom, ground-floor apartment has a large, shaded dining terrace with beautiful views and a large garden. Traditional terracotta floors throughout and the bedrooms have traditional stone walls.
Only 3 km from Casa Cortona is the nearest café-bar, where you can sip your morning coffee or evening drinks on the terrace while enjoying splendid views of the Val di Chiana. It also sells essential provisions such as bread, milk, cheeses and wine. Serves pizza on Friday and Saturday evenings (booking essential).
The busy town of Camucia lies a couple of km below Cortona. For grocery shopping, Camucia offers five supermarkets and a marvellous Italian deli, as well as bars, cafés, pizzerias, a good range of everyday shops and conveniences. Camucia-Cortona train station station lies on the Rome-Florence line.
Car hire or use of a car is essential. The nearest airports to Cortona are:
• Perugia (PEG) 65 mins
• Florence (FLR) 1 hr 45
• Pisa (PSA) 2 hrs 30
• Bologna (BLQ) 2 hrs 35
• Rome Ciampino (CIA) 2 hrs 35
• Rome Fiumicino (FCO) 2 hrs 40
Cortona is a popular tourist destination, known for its charming historic centre, its striking scenery and its sprawling olive groves and vineyards. It’s also an ideal location for day trips to many of Tuscany and Umbria’s most famous cities. Casa Cortona is located 35 mins from the A1 Milano-Bologna-Firenze-Roma (Autostrade del Sole).
Camucia-Cortona train station, just 2 km outside Cortona, lies on the high-speed Milano-Bologna-Firenze-Roma line. With free all-day parking at Camucia station, it’s easy to take the train to the centre of Arezzo, Siena, Florence, Perugia, Assisi, Rome or further afield.